The feud of the two houses had annoyed Verona. The blood of those who killed because of hatred, were crying out for the folly to stop in order to live. Moreover, fate seemed to plot the end of the folly feud by letting Romeo fall in love with Juliet. But love was a storm, because sudden love was madness and the fire of youth disturbed the balance. Hate and hot blood put an end to all the chances of marriage and caused death (Masefield,70-71).Shakespeare perfectly shows anger thought out his play.
In the entirety of the play Macbeth gains power by murdering his enemies and those who suspect him. This also ties into his downfall, if you hear the witches prophecies clearly you might be able to tell that they also predict that happening. Yet Macbeth blinded by power has overlooked this and is only looking to gain more strength and build on what he has already. “Thou hast it now: king, Cawdor, Glamis, all, As the weird women promised, and I fear Thou played’st most foully for ’t.”(act 3, scene 1, pg 1). Banquo’s suspicion evidently leads to his death as Macbeth has him murdered before the banquet.
He was one hundred percent willing to kill the king to avenge his father. With Hamlet being gone Laertes doesn't know who to take his rage on, nor does he know how to let it out making him bottle it up, giving him no control over his own actions. His rage convinces him that the king is right and that it is okay to poison Hamlet in an unfair fight where he doesn't know it's to the death. Leading not only to his death but those all around them. “Dear maid, kind sister, sweet Ophelia!/ O heavens,is’t possible a young maid’s wits/ Should be as mortal as (an old) man’s life?/ (Nature is fine in love, and, where ‘tis fine,/ It sends some precious instance of itself/ After the thing it loves.
Evidence to support this is, “I have passed by the watchman on his beat And dropped my eyes, unwilling to explain.” (2. 5-6). This supports the fact that the narrator is constantly depressed because he is so depressed that he doesn’t want to talk to anyone due to his depression and it also means that he doesn’t think that anyone would understand his depression. Acquainted with the night shows him always being depression. The poem Acquainted with the night shows that the narrator is hopeless.
Oedipus Rex Essay In the play Oedipus Rex, he married his mother and killed his father without knowledge. He was fated to do the things, but he used fate as an excuse for his deeds. He was formally guilty for the act of marriage with his mother and materially guilty for murder of his father. It was the knowledge of his fate that made him do the things he did. He lived in fear of the things he would do.
Then Juliet's dad was going to make her married soon because he got himself killed. So she fakes her death. Since romeo is gone he thinks she’s really dead. Then he dies, then she dies. Tybalt is the most to blame for the events that occur in Romeo and Juliet because he killed mercutio, which made Romeo want to avenge him, then it caused him to be sent away.
Romeo is trying to get over the fact that Rosaline rejected him so he goes to a blowout and falls in love with Juliet. Romeo ends up murdering Tybalt and Juliet finds out. Romeo has to shelter from the Prince because he 's going to execute Romeo. Lord Capulet wants Juliet to marry Paris, but Juliet doesn’t want to so she fakes her death. Romeo never found out she faked it all he heard was she had died.
Juliet doesn’t want to get remarried and taking a sleeping potion that was given to her by Friar. Romeo, thinking she died, he wanted to kill himself to be with Juliet and he did. Juliet found out his death and wanted to forever be with him like what Romeo thought, so she kills herself. Juliet and Romeo we can blame for their own deaths, because of the eventful events that built up to their deaths, it is clear that we can blame them because they caused their own deaths as long as Friar and his lack of guidance. Overall Blame is a huge thing in Romeo and Juliet, we can blame the two characters themselves, and Friar for the deaths of Romeo and Juliet.
Thus he lashes out at everyone, alienates his wife, loses her to her madness and despair and ultimately finds himself utterly alone having lost everything yet he is unable or unwilling to surrender or admit defeat and so instead he fights to the bitter end.” (Evelyn O’Connor, Macbeth’s Soliloquies). The tragic hero’s hardship is not always wholly deserved. The punishment does often exceed the crime. Some argue that Macbeth does not entirely deserve to die as a result of his actions. Macbeth is a play of tragedy.
Many believe that it’s Tom Buchannan to be blamed because he lies to Wilson who killed his wife Myrtle to get his revenge towards Gatsby by getting him killed for trying to take Daisy away from him. Gatsby could have prevented his own death if he didn’t lose to his own ego to claim Daisy, as his own to claim dominance over Tom would later seal his fate in a death bed. During chapter 7 things get heated when Tom and Gatsby started arguing “Your wife doesn’t love you …. she’s never loved you. She loves me”(131-7).